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Steven Spielberg : a biography

Author: Kathi Jackson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and career of the successful film director.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jackson, Kathi, 1951-
Steven Spielberg.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006039109
(OCoLC)76828870
Named Person: Steven Spielberg; Steven Spielberg; Steven Spielberg
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kathi Jackson
ISBN: 9780313081163 0313081166
OCLC Number: 230804852
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 143 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction: The Spielberg Mystique xv --
Timeline: Significant Events in the Life of Steven Spielberg xxi --
Chapter 1 The Formative Years, 1946-1968 1 --
Chapter 2 From TV to Film, 1969-1977 15 --
Chapter 3 Director/Producer, 1978-1983 29 --
Chapter 4 Real Life and Reel Life, 1984-1991 41 --
Chapter 5 From Peter Pan to Company Man, 1991-1994 51 --
Chapter 6 Into the New Millennium, 1994-2001 65 --
Chapter 7 The Legend Continues, 2002-2005 79 --
Chapter 8 Awards and Fame, Good Works, Future Projects, Acclaim 91 --
Appendix A Films Directed by Steven Spielberg 101 --
Appendix B Films Produced by Steven Spielberg 103 --
Appendix C Awards 107 --
Appendix D Top-Grossing Films: All-Time Worldwide Box-Office Records 115 --
Appendix E Charitable Organizations Supported by Spielberg 117.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Kathi Jackson.

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